On the night of July 29, 1984 two lives were forever changed. Jennifer Thompson-Cannino a 22 year old college student would become the victim of a brutal rape. While Ronald Cotton the accused, would be later schedule to serve two consecutive life sentences.
In their own words they share the riveting accounts from “Picking Cotton” a joint memoir about their unlikely road from injustice to redemption. The lessons learned about the power of memory and perception—and the driving force that would become their lives mission.FULL FEATURE